AFFIDAVIT FOR ACCESS TO
SAFE DEPOSIT BOX
CASE NUMBER: ___________________
The undersigned does hereby swear or affirm as follows:
I am the _____________________________ (relationship) of the above-named Decedent who died as a
resident of Greenville County on _________________________, 20____. Decedent was the sole owner of
a safe deposit box located at the _________________________Branch of the _____________________
Bank. I am informed and believe that his/her original Last Will and Testament is in the safe deposit box.
I request authorization to enter the safe deposit box to obtain possession of the Will, any deed to a
cemetery plot(s), and any insurance policy(ies) or other estate related documents. I agree to submit an
inventory of the safe deposit box contents and file a copy with the Greenville County Probate Court within
ten (10) days of this Order.
Notary Public for South Carolina
Relationship to Decedent/Estate
Upon reading the above Affidavit, IT IS ORDERED that the said Affiant has permission to open and take
possession of any Wills, deeds to cemetery plot(s), and insurance policy(ies), or other Estate related
Further, said Affiant shall file an inventory of all items removed from the safe deposit box with the Greenville
Probate Court on or before ________________________, 20_____.
Given under my hand and seal this the _____ day of ____________________, 20___.
Debora A. Faulkner, Probate Court Judge
Caroline M. Horlbeck, Associate Probate Court Judge
Tracy Sharp-Robertson, Deputy Probate Court Judge
FORM #480ES (1/2014)